Everett Class Descriptions
Beginner Hip-Hop: (T TR: 5-6pm & Saturdays 1-2 PM / Laisha Crum and Jemmarie Dupuis) Learn basic hip-hop techniques through rhythm, musicality, and choreography. Students will learn to memorize choreography by working on a series of combinations each session. (Ages 6 and up)
Beginner Improv: (MW: 4-5 PM / Joseph Henderson and Dorothy Jungels) Learn some of the important fundamentals and techniques of improvisation. This class focuses on various games and exercises that encourage communication, openness, and creativity in a fast paced environment. (Ages 10 and up)
Intermediate Hip-Hop: (MW: 5-6 PM / Sokeo Ros) Continue to learn more advanced hip-hop techniques through rhythm, musicality, and choreography. Students will learn to memorize choreography by working on a series of combinations each session. Students usually perform at least 3 times per session, and are strongly encouraged to attend each performance. (Ages 10 and up)
Let’s Talk About It: (T: 4-5 PM / Mitzi Whittington) Let’s Talk About It will be a weekly class led by Mitzi Whittington and will cover such issues as life’s daily obstacles, relationships, new social norms, school struggles and more. The class will be tailored as well to address students’ specific interests and needs. Come join the conversation! (Ages 13 and up)
Advanced Hip-Hop: (MW 6-7 PM / Sokeo Ros) Students continue to explore advanced hip-hop techniques through rhythm, musicality, and choreography. This class is for students with more experience and needs the instructor’s permission to participate.
Video: (T 5-6pm F 3-4PM / Justine Jungels Bevilacqua) Students will gain experience creating their own films while learning the fundamentals of video production. Students will learn the basics of creating a story, filming, and editing using FinalCut Pro.
Farm Team: (T 6-7 PM TR 4-5 PM / Dorothy Jungels) The farm team is a core group of dedicated students interested in pursuing the arts as a profession. Students are provided experience and training in areas of improv comedy, musical improv, and performance technique. The young actors test and develop their skills while they serve their community performing at retirement homes, schools, and hospitals. (Grades 9 and up)
Polynesian (Saturdays, 3:30-5:30 PM / Carolyn Castro): Learn dances from the Polynesian islands of Hawaii, Tahiti, the Philippines, and Samoa. Students will explore traditional Polynesian dances including the Hula and the Tinikling.